Family:
Cactaceae Juss.

Coryphantha (Engelm.) Lem.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is SW. & S. Central U.S.A. to Mexico.

Native to:

Arizona, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Texas

Coryphantha (Engelm.) Lem. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Cactées: 32 (1868)

Accepted by

  • Breslin, P.B., Wojciechowski, M.F. & Majure, L.C. (2021). Molecular phylogeny of the Mammilloid clade (Cactaceae) resolves the monophyly of Mammillaria Taxon 70: 308-323.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0